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May 22, 2018 12:00 AM ‘Punjab’s remote areas have plenty of boxing potential’

LAHORE: Secretary Sports Punjab Aamir Jan said that overwhelming success of recently-staged Punjab Open Inter-Division Boxing Championship showed that Punjab has plenty of boxing talent; he expressed these views in a statement on Monday. Aamir Jan said that Punjab Open Inter-Division Boxing Championship provided sufficient opportunity to boxers of far-flung

May 14, 2018 12:00 AM After 1,235 games, Wenger bids emotional farewell to Arsenal

HUDDERSFIELD, United Kingdom: Arsene Wenger admitted it was hard to keep his emotions in check as the Arsenal manager brought the curtain down on his 22-year reign with a 1-0 win at Huddersfield on Sunday. After 7,895 days and 1,235 games, it was ‘au revoir’ to Wenger as the Frenchman took charge of Arsenal for the last time.Wenger has been on a nostalgia-tinged 1

May 13, 2018 12:00 AM Punjab Boxing C’ship begins with grand opening ceremony

LAHORE: Secretary Sports Punjab Aamir Jan inaugurated Inter-Division Punjab Open Boxing Championship in a grand colourful opening ceremony at Nishtar Park Sports Complex Gymnasium Hall on Saturday. Aamir Jan on this occasion said that British boxer Amir Khan will arrive on May 14 to attend the closing ceremony of Inter-Division Punjab Open Boxing Championship 2

May 9, 2018 12:00 AM Cost of CPEC coal power projects per MW 40pc higher

ISLAMABAD: The lowest ever price for one megawatt in the International Competitive Bidding (ICB) for Jamshoro coal power project of 1320MW headed by ADB has exposed the bitter fact how costly Port Qasim and Sahiwal coal power projects under CPEC are, reveals the latest official document available with The News. This has questioned the ability of authorities 6

May 8, 2018 12:00 AM Home favourite Sousa lands Estoril crown

ESTORIL, Portugal: Portugal’s Joao Sousa had to battle at the end before becoming the first home player to win the Estoril Open with a 6-4, 6-4 defeat of American Frances Tiafoe on Sunday. The 29-year-old Sousa, ranked 68th in the world, needed to call upon his reserves to claim the opening set by saving three break points in the final game.Serving for victory 3

May 5, 2018 12:00 AM Wapda, Punjab in PFA TT semis

LAHORE: Pakistan Wapda, Punjab, Chromatex and Pakistan Army qualified for the semifinals of All-Pakistan 1st Punjab Food Authority (PFA) Table Tennis Tournament after winning their respective matches here on Friday at Chromatex Hall. Pakistan Wapda beat KP 3-0, Punjab beat Balochistan 3-0, Chromatex beat Azad Jammu & Kashmir 3-0, Pak Army beat Sindh 5

May 4, 2018 12:00 AM Frequent sauna use may cut stroke risk: study

WASHINGTON: People in Finland who regularly take saunas may face a far lower stroke risk than those who go less often, said a study Wednesday. The report in the journal Neurology is the first to assess the relationship between saunas and strokes, and was based on more than 1,600 people who were followed for an average of 15 years. Those who spent time in the sauna 3

May 3, 2018 12:00 AM SNGPL Tennis main round gets under way

LAHORE: Main round of 2nd All-Pakistan Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) Tennis Championship 2018 started here at the PLTA courts Bagh-i-Jinnah on Wednesday. On the opening day 14 matches were played in men’s singles. In the only upset on first day unseeded player from Peshawar Asadullah beat 8th seeded Abdal Haider 6-4, 6-1. All other top seeds 8

May 2, 2018 12:00 AM India lead Test team table

DUBAI: India continued to sit atop the tree in the ICC Test Team Rankings following the latest update May 1, with South Africa at No 2 and Australia at No 3. With the results from 2014-15 being removed from the equation and those from 2015-16 and 2016-17 being weighted at 50 percent, India have actually stretched their lead over South Africa from four to 13 points 9

May 1, 2018 12:00 AM Atlas Honda unveils Rs1.7bln investment plan to expand production capacity

KARACHI: Motorcycle manufacturer Atlas Honda on Monday announced more than Rs1.7 billion in investment to expand its production capacity on growing demand of two-wheelers in the country. “Atlas Honda Limited, a joint venture of Atlas Group and Honda Motor Company, is pleased to announce an investment plan for the expansion of its motorcycle operations 10